Paul Macnamara

Actor, Extra, Singer, Guitarist, Composer

Bristol, United Kingdom
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High Stakes

Newly recorded by Salem - my composition and lead guitar

01High Stakes

Physical Attributes

Height:
175 cm / 5ft 9in
Weight:
78 kg / 171 lbs
Ethnicity:
White / Caucasian
Chest:
106 cm / 42 in
Skin color:
White
Waist:
87 cm / 34 in
Eye color:
Hazel
Hair color:
Grey
Hair length:
Long
Hair type:
Straight

Credits & experience

2020
  • Sacrilege gig Jan. All remaining bookings inc tour in Germany have been cancelled/postponed.
2019
  • Joined Sacrilege on lead guitar. Gigs in Uk, Germany, Netherlands and Belgium. : Filmed music video in Italy, December
2018
  • New album : Salem album "Attrition" released by Dissonance Productions - receiving great 5-star reviews
2017
  • Endorsement : Blackstar www.blackstaramps.com/uk/artists/profile/paul-macnamara
  • New album : new Salem album "Attrition" recorded - signed with Dissonance Productions - release in February 2018
  • Gigs and festivals : inc. BROFEST, Matarock (Barcelona), British Steel (France), HRH NWOBHM (O2 Sheffield), Blast From the Past (Belgium)
2016
  • Gigs and festivals : inc. with Diamond Head, UK, MuskelRock, Sweden, Headbangers Open Air, Germany, Heavy Metal Maniacs
  • Salem's "Dark Days" album released
2015
  • Gigs and festivals : inc. Brussels, Wildfire, Scotland, BÄÄÄM Festival, Germany, RockWich 2015, UK, British Steel festival IV
2014
  • Gigs and festivals : inc. Play It Loud Festival, Brescia, Italy, Very 'Eavy Festival, Netherlands, Headbangers Open Air, Germany, Le Club, Paris, Rock You To Hell, Athens and in Dubai
2013
  • Gigs and festivals : inc. BROFEST, Newcastle, in Netherlands and Germany, and The Fleece with Jaguar
  • Salem's "Forgotten Dreams" album released
2012
  • Salem : Booked a series of festivals/gigs in Italy, Germany, Belgium and Netherlands
  • Salem : Recording further new tracks
  • GPS : Rock covers band formed
2011
  • Salem : Recorded new music and continue to play select gigs in UK
2010
  • Salem : "In The Beginning... " album released, band re-formed, started gigging
2009
  • Salem : After uploading music to MySpace was contacted by record companies keen to release 1980s demos - started to re-form band
1983
  • Salem : Continued to gig and recorded a third demo until going separate ways
1982
  • Salem : Continuing to gig regularly - recorded a single and interviewed in the new Kerrang!
1979
  • Salem formed : Heavy rock band - lead guitarist/song writer - gigged in the north east, recorded several demos

Acting

Acting experience

No previous acting experience


Languages
  • English

Extras

Extras experience

No previous extras experience


Music

Guitar ability

Expert


Vocal ability

Backing vocals


Vocal range

Tenor


Composer ability

Expert


Singing styles
  • Pop
  • Rock

Favourite genres
  • Pop
  • Rock
  • Indie
  • Metal
  • Jazz

Influences: Thin Lizzy, Rainbow, Joe Walsh, Al Di Meola, Paul Gilbert, Dream Theatre

I have been playing guitar for over 45 years. I have plenty of studio and gigging experience - and I am mainly interested in rock / pop / metal / progressive / jazz / fusion / blues.

I've played in bands for years - guitarist with "Salem" (metal/rock), currently releasing our third album and have several gigs/festivals coming up in UK and Europe (www.SalemBand.UK). I also playing with rock-covers band GPS.


Contact: Paul@SalemBand.UK

Cheers

Paul

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